Mark your calendars for mid-December as NMotion’s Fall 2019 Demo Day is just around the corner.
Demo Day is a celebration of NMotion's latest class of innovative startups and entrepreneurship. Each of the five Fall 2019 companies will give a five-minute pitch in front of a captive audience of investors, entrepreneurs and community members.
This event will take place on Wednesday, December 18 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Nebraska Champions Club, 707 Stadium Drive, in Lincoln.
There are five different companies that will be featured as they focus on taking the next steps for their startup. Here’s more information on the five featured companies for the Fall 2019 cohort:
Dynamic Motion designs and manufactures self-driving robots for automatic detection and safe disposal of dead chickens on farms. Dynamic Motion virtually eliminates the daily four-to-six-hour process of manually removing dead chickens from their flock. Dynamic Motion is currently live-testing its prototype unit with chicken farmers in Nebraska.
Ensign Beverage brews, cans and distributes a line of kombucha beverages. Ensign currently produces seven varieties of kombucha ranging from Hopped Up Green (flavored with local Nebraska hops) to Black Stone (a more fruit-forward kombucha). Ensign's beverages are low sugar, gluten free and non-alcoholic. In 2019, Ensign Beverage produced 60.5 bbls (1,875.5 gallons) of kombucha. Ensign Beverage is owned and operated by No Coast Brewing Company, also the parents of First Street Brewing Company.
Grow with the Flow designs and manufactures Top Crop, an indoor hydroponic farming system. Top Crop's plug-and-play grow towers allow anyone to grow fresh vegetables in the comfort of their home. Top Crop's proprietary design provides plants adequate water, nutrients and access to light for maximum harvest in as little as two weeks. Grow with the Flow's technology is based on the founder's 10 years of experience owning and operating a 10-acre aquaponic farm.
Tiiga's powdered beverage mix combines fruit from the Baobab tree with electrolytes to provide superior hydration to athletes. Consumers add Tiiga's natural hydration enhancer to water for a performance sports beverage. Tiiga is fully developed and first sales will commence in January 2020.
Crop Tech Solutions consistently delivers farmers 5-8% more yield off predictions made before seeds are purchased. Crop Tech Solutions' algorithm enables precise, efficient and effective management of resources on an acre-by-acre basis, driving an average 7x ROI. Crop Tech Solutions is currently deployed on 40,000 acres across 37 farms.
NMotion is a program of nationally-ranked startup accelerator gener8tor. gBETA is a free, seven-week accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. Each program is capped at five teams and requires no fees and no equity.
You can find more information about the event by clicking here. We’ll see you on December 18!